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1984

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1985

  • We acquired this object.

2001

2021

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Folding Chair Armchair

This is a armchair. It was designed by Tom Loeser. It is dated 1984 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is maple (wood), paint, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment.

Its dimensions are

-a (open): 87.5 x 72.5 x 56 cm (34 7/16 x 28 9/16 x 22 1/16 in. ) -a (folded): 87.5 x 72.5 x 9 cm (34 7/16 x 28 9/16 x 3 9/16 in. ) -b: 26.0 l x 2.9 d cm (10 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. ) -c: 17.0 x 66.0 x 13.5 cm (6 11/16 x 26.0 x 5 5/16 in. ) -d: 5.0 x 16.0 x 1.6 cm (1 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 5/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Folding Chair Armchair; Designed by Tom Loeser ; maple (wood), paint, metal; -a (open): 87.5 x 72.5 x 56 cm (34 7/16 x 28 9/16 x 22 1/16 in. ) -a (folded): 87.5 x 72.5 x 9 cm (34 7/16 x 28 9/16 x 3 9/16 in. ) -b: 26.0 l x 2.9 d cm (10 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. ) -c: 17.0 x 66.0 x 13.5 cm (6 11/16 x 26.0 x 5 5/16 in. ) -d: 5.0 x 16.0 x 1.6 cm (1 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 5/8 in. ); Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment; 1985-29-2-a/d

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